Austen Pitman is from Indianapolis, IN and a graduate of Triton Central High School.His parents are Dale Pitman.
The junior catcher is a Sociology major at Hanover.
Person who pushes you or makes you better: My dad, my pitching partner, Mitch Hunnicutt, and John-Clay Curtis are three people who push me to get better.
Road trip stories: The team always travels to Florida at the beginning of the season, and that is where the team has the most fun and the most stories.
Favorite quote: "Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard."
Who is your role model: My role model is my dad.
Who do you pattern your game after: I pattern my game after Jose Reyes because he is my favorite player and always is working hard on the field and also has fun playing the game.